"It went pretty good," he said. "It's not 100 percent, but pretty solid. There's something in there, but it was pretty good."
Greinke tweaked the calf on the fourth pitch he threw in his first exhibition start.
Optimism is fading in regard to
Logan told the Denver Post that he will "absolutely" be ready to go when the team opens on March 31 against Miami, but the longer he goes without pitching the more the uncertainty grows.
He signed a three-year contract worth $16.5 million with the Rockies after a stellar four-year stint with the Yankees.
Hammel might land a place in the rotation if he pitches well this spring, though he is currently behind Chris Rusin and Jake Arrieta for the final spot spots.
Owens shined at both the Class A and Double-A levels in 2013 and is expected to reach Triple-A this season if he continues to progress.
Detwiler escaped jams in giving up six hits and just one run in two innings. Jordan yielded just one run on three hits in three innings while striking out six. Jordan expressed surprise after the game at the strikeout total, but credited an improved changeup and slider with his strong effort.
The 37-year-old Garcia was wild, walking four and throwing just 37 strikes in 71 pitches. His performance could go a long way in preventing him from landing a roster spot.
The return to health and possibly the form of
"The competition is there," Farrell told the Boston Herald. "But we haven't arrived at a conclusion with Grady yet. ... We still have to get answers to some questions that aren't there yet. There's still going to be that looming question of what's the total number of games played? We want to be sure to keep that trajectory going upward rather than have any kind of setback because we've taken too quick a step."
The former perennial all-star with Cleveland has been impressive in his comeback and is even being considered for the leadoff spot this season.